The second to last Halloween package has been delivered to its new home.
Taken from Prairie Moon’s For Thine is the Trick and Treat. Stitched on 28ct black joblean with DMC glow in the dark (Cathey’s checking on the truthiness of that – if it actually glows) backed with black velvet panne and finished as a pin keep.
I’m still working on Chatelaine’s Caribbean, I didn’t make as much progress as I wanted. I should have finished with the reef yesterday, but I’m still plugging away at the last 3 over one fishies tonight.
I bought a clip on light/magnifier (it was purchased to use as an underneath light so that one of these days I can work on my Shakespeare’s Fairies without wanting to stab it with my scissors – PTP’s Phantom is a bitch), but since I’m loathing the fishies… I have finished one fish since the above picture was taken, I don’t think it’s making me enjoy stitching it – but I do think that maybe I’m a bit faster. Maybe. There aren’t as many color changes in the fish not on the coral. Anyway… hatehatehate. With the bonus I’m not dreading the shit out of the hummingbirds that are coming, have to do 8 of those little fuc…